World War II Timeline - 1939 - 1942

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According to the 'World War II - The Definite Visual Guide'
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Date
Event
Answer
1 September 1939
German invasion of this country
Poland
27 September 1939
Fall of this city
Warsaw
24 November 1939
Japan capture this Chinese city
Nanking
30 November 1939
The Soviet Union invade this country
Finland
9 April 1940
Germany invade these two countries
Denmark and Norway
10 May 1940
This man becomes the British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
10 May 1940
Germany invades Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg and this country
France
27 May - 3 June 1940
Evacuation of Allied troops from this French beach
Dunkirk
10 June 1940
This country declares war on France and Britain
Italy
14 June 1940
This city falls to the Germans
Paris
23 July 1940
Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia are occupied by this country
Soviet Union
27 September 1940
Germany, Italy and Japan sign this pact
Tripartite
Date
Event
Answer
9 December 1940
Britain drives Italian troops out of this country
Egypt
10 April 1941
Rommel attacks this Libyan city
Tobruk
22 June 1941
This operation sees the German invasion of the Soviet Union
Barbarossa
28 June 1941
This Soviet city is captured
Minsk
8 September 1941
900 day seige of this city begins
Leningrad
7 December 1941
Japan bombs this US naval base
Pearl Harbour
25 December 1941
This city surrenders to the Japanese
Hong Kong
15 February 1942
Japanese forces capture this city
Singapore
4 - 7 June
This US - Japanese naval battle occurs
Battle of Midway
23 August 1942
German forces enter the suburbs of this Soviet city
Stalingrad
8 November 1942
This operation sees the Allied invasion of Morocco and Algeria
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